Sears directors tap Evercore to examine former CEO Eddie Lampert’s deals

AP Two Sears board directors have hired an investment bank to look into deals made by the company’s former CEO Eddie Lampert before the company filed for bankruptcy.  The directors are questioning the ways the company separated its real-estate and Sear’s businesses under Lampert’s watch.  The directors say that doing so caused Sears to lose […]

DOJ: We will examine social media firms that “may be hurting competition”

Enlarge / Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg (left) and Twitter chief executive officer Jack Dorsey testify during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing concerning foreign influence operations’ use of social media platforms, on Capitol Hill, September 5, 2018 in Washington, DC. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images) In the wake of testimony before a Senate committee hearing […]

Let’s Examine the Truly Strange ‘Venom’ Song Eminem Just Released

“Knock knock, let the devil in!” shouts Eminem on his new song “Venom”, and it just gets worse/more amazing from there. The song appears on Eminem’s new surprise album Kamikaze, and is also featured in the new Venom movie, starring Tom Hardy as a slime monster. For nearly five minutes, Eminem raps about Gandhi, Edgar Allen Poe, […]

Tehran wants to examine Yemen missile parts displayed by US envoy Haley

Published time: 18 Dec, 2017 11:16 Edited time: 18 Dec, 2017 11:41 Iran wants to examine missile parts the US ambassador to the UN displayed last week as “undeniable” evidence that Tehran has been arming Yemen’s Shiite rebels, AP said. Tehran will file a complaint to the UN and demand that “parts of the missile […]

Self-Driving Shuttle Returns to Service, but NTSB Wants to Examine Vegas Crash

– The basic elements of the collision between a driverless shuttle bus and a human-driven delivery truck this week in Las Vegas are straightforward. – According to police officers, a passenger, and officials from the company which manages the bus, the eight-passenger electric shuttle detected the truck in its path and yielded. It came to […]

Senate to examine financial records of firm behind notorious Trump-Russia dossier

Published time: 28 Oct, 2017 23:14 The US House Intelligence Committee has reached agreement to obtain the bank records of the Washington-based research firm Fusion GPS, responsible for the infamous Trump-Moscow collusion dossier which has reportedly been partly funded by the Clinton campaign. The congressional panel will get access to Fusion GPS bank account records […]

‘Eyes Wide Shut’ Documentary Will Examine Stanley Kubrick’s Final Film

Stanley Kubrick, one of the most acclaimed filmmakers in the history of the medium, left this world in 1999, but right before his death he completed work on his final film, Eyes Wide Shut. The psychological journey into a night of Christmastime orgies and sexual frustration divided critics and audiences alike upon release, but in subsequent […]

Are smoothies healthy or not? Experts examine the latest evidence

IT’S no wonder consumers are confused by official advice on how to eat well, because while health watchdogs are urging us to consume more fibre to reduce our risk of heart disease and cancer, they are also advising us to restrict intakes of an important source of this vital nutrient. Daily Express :: Health Feed

Incredible Hyperreal Drawings of Icebergs That Examine Climate Change

Temperatures in Antarctica have increased by 3 degrees Celsius in the Antarctic Peninsula. According to Discovering Antartica, this is “[five] times the mean rate of global warming as reported by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).” Artist Zaria Forman documents the continent’s environmental shifts in her hyperrealistic pastel drawings of icebergs. From the artist: […]